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The Victorian Collection

The Victorian Collection features a wide assortment of British sociopolitical periodicals published from 1834 to 1900. This material covers such topics as religious revivals and Temperance movements, politics, agriculture, population studies, illustration, family values, and biography. These periodicals were produced and distributed to educate and persuade, so that, in the words of the editor for the Anti-Corn-Law Society, “the public mind may be kept in a state of information and vigilance” ab...



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First published under title Monita privata Societatis Jesu, Notobrigae, 1612 (i. e. Cracow, 1614) cf. Wetzer und Welte's Kirchenlexikon. 2 aufl. 1886-1901. v. 8, col. 1776
Topics: Jesuits, Monita secreta Societatis Jesu, Anti-Catholicism
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by Malet, Lucas, 1852-1931
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Lucas Malet is the pseudonym of Mary St. Leger Kingsley Harrison
Topics: Women authors, English, Women novelists, English
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by Doyle, Arthur Conan, Sir, 1859-1930; Paget, Sidney, 1861-1908, ill. ill
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First one volume edition
Topics: Holmes, Sherlock (Fictitious character), Private investigators
xi, 9-383, [384], [8] p. : 19 cm
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Topics: Bazaars (Charities), Needlework
The Victorian Collection
by Burton, Richard Francis, Sir, 1821-1890
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Includes index
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The Victorian Collection
by Potter, Beatrix, 1866-1943; Evans, Edmund, 1826-1905, engraver. egr
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Title vignette
BYU copy bound 2 v. in 1
Topic: New Zealand -- Description and travel
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Map of London on [16] pages before the title page
Topic: London (England) -- Guidebooks
The Victorian Collection
by Hawes, C. W. (Charles William)
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Title on cover: Hawes' hand book to temperance hotels
Topics: Temperance, Hotels
The Victorian Collection
by Spurgeon, C. H. (Charles Haddon), 1834-1892
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"A record of combat with sin and of labour for the Lord."
Topic: Baptists
T.p. within single rule
Topics: Classical geography, Geography, Ancient
The Victorian Collection
by International Order of Good Templars. Grand Lodge of England and United Services; International Order of Good Templars. Grand Lodge of England
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"Official organ of the Grand Lodge of England."
Topic: Temperance
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by Greenaway, Kate, 1846-1901, author, illustrator; Evans, Edmund, 1826-1905, engraver, printer; George Routledge and Sons, publisher
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Date from Osborne Coll. and Spielmann, cited below
Topics: Games, Amusements
The Victorian Collection
by Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870; Seymour, Robert, 1798-1836, ill; Buss, Robert William, 1804-1875 ill; Browne, Hablot Knight, 1815-1882, ill; Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870, signer. UPB; Fletcher, Angus, former owner. UPB
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Originally published in 20 numbers, bound in 19 monthly parts, April 1836-November 1837, the last part forming a double number. It was published in book form on November 17, 1837. Illustrated by Richard Seymour (pts. 1-2); Robert W. Buss (pt. 3); Hablot Knight Browne ("Phiz"), for the remainder parts
The Victorian Collection
by Furniss, John, 1809-1865
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Topic: Hell
The Victorian Collection
by Scottish Cooperative Wholesale Society, Limited, Glasgow
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Description based on: 1896
Topic: Cooperation
The Victorian Collection
by Wilde, Oscar, 1854-1900; Crane, Walter, 1845-1915, ill; Jacomb Hood, G. P. (George Percy), 1857-1929, ill; Wilde, Oscar, 1854-1900, inscriber. UPB; Melvill, Harry, former owner. UPB
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"Printed by Ballantyne, Hanson and Co., London and Edinburgh"--Colophon
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Title from caption
Topics: Working class, Working class writings, English
The Victorian Collection
by Stevenson, Robert Louis, 1850-1894
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Listed as first edition, second printing
The Victorian Collection
by Burton, Richard Francis, Sir, 1821-1890
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Added title-page, engraved
Topic: genealogy
The Victorian Collection
by Burton, Richard Francis, Sir, 1821-1890
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Paged continuously
Topics: Camões, Luís de, 1524?-1580, Camões, Luís de, 1524?-1580, Camões, Luís de, 1524?-1580
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7 v. : 31 cm
Topic: Art -- Periodicals
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Listed as first edition
Topics: Nile River, Ethiopia -- Description and travel
The Victorian Collection
by Stables, Gordon, 1840-1910, author
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Date of publication taken from English cat., volume 4, page 296
Topics: Indoor games, Amusements, Sports, Handicraft, Physical sciences, Magic tricks, Indoor games --...
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Printed by J.E. Adlard, Printer, Bartholomew Close
Topic: Windsor Castle
The Victorian Collection
by International Order of Good Templars. Grand Lodge of England and United Services; International Order of Good Templars. Grand Lodge of England
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"Official organ of the Grand Lodge of England."
Topic: Temperance
The Victorian Collection
by Egan, Pierce, 1772-1849; Cruikshank, Robert, 1789-1856, ill; Cruikshank, George, 1792-1878, ill; Egan, Pierce, 1772-1849. Life in London
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Title vignette
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Topics: London (England) -- Social life and customs, Great Britain -- Social life and customs
The Victorian Collection
by Bullock, Charles, 1829-1911, ed
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Editor: Charles Bullock
Topic: Church of England
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Initials
Topics: Historic buildings, Historic sites
Vol. 2 lacks t.p
Topics: Spain -- Description and travel -- Views, Morocco -- Description and travel -- Views
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On verso of t.p.: London: A. and G.A. Spottiswoode, New-street Square
Topics: Crystal Palace (Sydenham, London, England), Architecture, Art
The Victorian Collection
by Reid, Mayne, 1818-1883
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312, [12] p., [6] leaves of plates : 20 cm
Topics: New Mexico -- History -- Juvenile fiction, Great Plains -- History -- Juvenile fiction
The Victorian Collection
by Smyth, C. Piazzi (Charles Piazzi), 1819-1900; Westleys & Co., binder
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Front. and plates are mounted stereophotographs
Topics: Tenerife (Canary Islands) -- Description and travel, Teide, Pico de (Canary Islands)
The Victorian Collection
by Burton, Richard Francis, Sir, 1821-1890; Drake, Charles F. Tyrwhitt, 1846-1874
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Complete set of illustrations
Topic: Ethnology
The Victorian Collection
by Burton, Richard Francis, Sir, 1821-1890; Drake, Charles F. Tyrwhitt, 1846-1874
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Complete set of illustrations
Topic: Ethnology
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Illustrated t.p
Topics: Working class, Temperance
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Text printed in double columns
Topics: Thames Valley (England) -- Description and travel, Thames River (England)
Includes indexes
Topic: Spain -- Guidebooks
The Victorian Collection
by Thackeray, William Makepeace, 1811-1863; Vizetelly, Henry, 1820-1894, engraver
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This was the second of Thackeray's "Christmas books."
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by Gilbert, Linney; Daniell, William, 1769-1837, ill. ill
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Added t.p., engraved
Topic: India -- Pictorial works
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Most of the plates are hand colored
Topic: Fashion
The Victorian Collection
by Carne, John, 1789-1844; Bartlett, W. H. (William Henry), 1809-1854, ill; Allom, Thomas, 1804-1872, ill
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Added title-pages engraved
Topic: Middle East -- Description and travel
Published serially in Longman's magazine, Jan.-Aug. 1887
Topic: Quatermain, Allan (Fictitious character)
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Subtitle varies
Topics: English newspapers, English periodicals, Advertising
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Illustrated t.p
Topics: Working class, Temperance
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by Foote, G. W. (George William), 1850-1915
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Topics: Free thought, Last words
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by Miller, Thomas, 1807-1874; Turner, J. W. W. (Joseph Mallord William), 1775-1851. Picturesque views in England and Wales; Girtin, Thomas, 1775-1802
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Original work authored by Joseph Mallord William Turner and Thomas Girtin and published under title: Picturesque views in England and Wales
Topics: Great Britain -- Description and travel, England -- In art, Wales -- In art
The Victorian Collection
by Cantab; Bell and Daldy, publisher; Chiswick Press, printer; Whittingham & Wilkins printer
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Publisher's device printed on title page
Topics: Amusements, Indoor games, Tricks
Listed as first edition
Topic: Great Britain -- Gazetteers
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Title from caption
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Topic: Atheism
The Victorian Collection
by Lansdell, Henry, 1841-1919; Lansdell, Henry, 1841-1919, inscriber. ins
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Listed as first edition
Topic: Asia, Central -- Description and travel
The Victorian Collection
by Rossetti, Christina Georgina, 1830-1894; Rossetti, William Michael, 1829-1919
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First collected edition
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by Burton, Richard Francis, Sir, 1821-1890
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Appendices: On sulphur in Iceland, by Henchel, G. S. Mackenzie, Consul Crowe, Captain Burton (Notes on Mr. Vincent's paper), and C. C. Blake. Leasing contract -- report of the althing. Sulphur in Sicily. Sulphur in Transylvania. Sulphur in Andaman Islands
Topic: Sulphur
The Victorian Collection
by Jephson, J. M. (John Mounteney), 1819-1865; Reeve, Lovell, 1814-1865
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Listed as 1st edition
Topic: Brittany (France) -- Description and travel
The Victorian Collection
by Burton, Richard Francis, Sir, 1821-1890; Peck, Frederick S., 1868-1947, former owner. UPB
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Topics: Sindh (Pakistan) -- Description and travel, India -- Defenses
The Victorian Collection
by Webb, Sidney, 1859-1947; Cox, Harold, 1859-
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Publisher's advertisement: p. [1-16] at end
Topic: Eight-hour movement
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by Linton, W. J. (William James), 1812-1897; Mazzini, Giuseppe, 1805-1872
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Contains poetry and prose on topics of democracy and republican ideals
Topics: Democracy, Republicanism, Republicanism
The Victorian Collection
by Pardoe, Miss (Julia), 1806-1862
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Listed as first edition
Topic: Bartlett, W. H. (William Henry), 1809-1854
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At head of Title: A companion book to "Guess Me."
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Topics: Magic tricks, Amusements, Indoor games, Card tricks, Fireworks
Also published as: The remedy for national poverty and impending national ruin
Topics: Land use, Corn laws (Great Britain), Agriculture
The Victorian Collection
by Alencar, José Martiniano de, 1829-1877; Burton, Isabel, Lady, 1831-1896
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On cover : Translated from the Brazilian
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by Besant, Annie, 1847-1933
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Caption title
Topic: Socialism
The Victorian Collection
by Jerrold, Douglas William, 1803-1857; Jackdaw, John; Browne, Hablot Knight, 1815-1882, ill. ill
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Printed in London by Bradbury and Evans--Verso of t.p
Topic: Swindlers and swindling
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Topic: Temperance
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by Buckley, Theodore Alois, 1825-1856; Leighton, John, 1822-1912, book designer
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Added t.p., engraved with vignette
Topic: Cities and towns, Medieval
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by Trollope, Frances Milton, 1780-1863; Hervieu, Auguste, engraver
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Half-title in each volume
Topics: Paris (France) -- Description and travel, Paris (France) -- Social life and customs -- 19th century
The Victorian Collection
by Palmer, F. P. (Francis Paul); Crowquill, Alfred, ill; Bissett, Clark Prescott, 1875-1932, former owner. UPB
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Last page misnumbered 278
Topic: England -- Description and travel
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by Miller, William, 1782-1849
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Series title listed on cover
Topic: Kingdom of God
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by Burton, Richard Francis, Sir, 1821-1890
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Reprinted from the Trans. Roy. Soc. of Literature, Vol. XII, Part 1, 1879
Topics: Phoenician language, Arabic philology, Arabic alphabet, Runes, Alphabet
Listed as first edition
Topics: Syria -- Description and travel, Palestine -- Description and travel
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Title taken from inside front cover
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Topic: London (England) -- Pictorial works
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by O'Connor, Feargus, 1794-1855, ed; Jones, Ernest Charles, 1819-1868, ed
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Edited by F. O'Connor and E. Jones
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Topics: Working class, Labor movement
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by Roscoe, Thomas, 1791-1871; Harding, James Duffield, 1798-1863, ill; Higham, Thomas, 1796-1844, ill; Allen, James Baylis, 1803-1876, ill; Fisher, Joseph, 1795-1890 ill; Varral, J C, ill; Freebairn, Albert Robert, 1794-1846, ill; Kernot, J. H., ill; Cousen, John, 1804-1880, ill; Willmore, James Tibbitts, 1800-1863, ill; Radclyffe, William, 1780-1855, ill; Smith, W. R., ill; Carter, James, 1798-1855, ill; Armytage, James Charles, ca. 1820-1897, ill; Challis, Ebenezer, fl. 1846-1863, ill
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Plates by T. Higham, James B. Allen, J. Fisher, J. C. Varrall, Freebairn, J. H. Kernot, J. Cousen, J. T. Willmore, W. Radclyffe, W. R. Smith, Jas. Carter, J. C. Armytage, and E. Challis; after J. D. Harding
Topic: France -- Description and travel
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by Richardson, James, 1806-1851; Richardson, J. E
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Bound in 1/2 contemporary leather over cloth; broken hinges
Topic: Morocco -- Description and travel
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by Craik, Dinah Maria Mulock, 1826-1887
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Topic: Cornwall (England : County)